American Megatrends Receives Samsung Partner of the Year 2016 Award

Wednesday: March 29, 2017

NORCROSS, GEORGIA: - American Megatrends Inc. (AMI), a global leader in BIOS and UEFI firmware, server and remote management tools, data storage products and unique solutions based on the Linux® and Android™ operating systems, was recently recognized as the recipient of the “Samsung Partner of the Year 2016” Award, in recognition of outstanding partnership between AMI and Samsung Electronics.

AMI works with various industry-leading partners and customers domestic and abroad, including Samsung Electronics. Since 2012, Samsung has been a close partner and AMI has worked alongside Samsung in the development of new technologies. Recognized for its commitment to the partnership and efforts to develop innovative solutions, AMI was awarded with the Partner of the Year 2016 Award from Samsung Electronics in December 2016.

"Receiving the Partner of the Year Award from Samsung in 2016 is an honor and an example of how AMI is committed to maintaining close relationships with our technological partners," said Mike Shields, Software Sales Manager of American Megatrends, Inc. "We hope to continue working alongside Samsung on all collaborative efforts and providing our mutual customers high-quality, innovative solutions that will help them thrive in their respective industries" he continued.

"Working with AMI for the past couple of years has allowed both Samsung and AMI to bring new technologies to the market," said Woonki Kim, Director of Samsung Electronics. "Our continued partnership has benefitted us both to bring high quality & premium products to the customers."

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About AMI

Founded in 1985 and known worldwide for AMIBIOS®, American Megatrends (AMI) supplies state-of-the-art hardware, software and utilities to top-tier manufacturers of desktop, server, mobile and embedded systems for both X86 and ARM based platforms. AMI's industry leading Aptio® V UEFI BIOS firmware, MegaRAC® remote server management tools and solutions based on the popular Windows, Android™ and Linux® operating systems continue to garner industry acclaim and awards around the world. In line with the diversity of its technology and product line, AMI is a member of a number of industry associations and standards groups, such as the Unified EFI Forum (UEFI), the Intel® Internet of Things Solutions Alliance and the Trusted Computing Group (TCG). Headquartered in Norcross, Georgia, AMI has locations in the U.S., China, Germany, India, Japan, Korea, Taiwan and Hong Kong to better serve its customers.

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